She was main a rally in Siliguri in northern Bengal in opposition to the Centre’s hike in gas costs. The Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP), at the moment, held a large rally in Kolkata’s Brigade parade floor, led by the Prime Minister.
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2021 06:52 PM IST
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee mentioned on Sunday that ‘poriborton’ (change) would come, however not in her state, however in Delhi, referring to the Central authorities. She slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for questioning ladies’s security in Bengal and requested him to have a look at BJP-ruled states like Uttar Pradesh (UP) and Bihar.
She was main a rally in Siliguri in northern Bengal in opposition to the Centre’s hike in gas costs, whereas the Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP) held a large rally in Kolkata’s Brigade parade floor, led by the Prime Minister.
“Poriborton (change) will occur in Delhi, not in Bengal. He (PM Modi) mentioned there isn’t any ladies safety in Bengal however take a look at UP, Bihar & different states. Ladies are protected in Bengal,” Banerjee mentioned, as quoted by information company ANI.
This was not the primary time the Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo hit out on the PM over the difficulty of ladies’s security. Addressing a rally in Hooghly on February 24, she had mentioned that even the ladies leaders within the BJP weren’t protected.
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“He (PM Modi) mentioned ladies are usually not protected in Bengal. I ask are the ladies in BJP protected? Are ladies protected in UP and MP (each BJP-ruled states)? Even BJP’s ladies leaders are usually not protected in their very own social gathering. We respect all our ladies. Bengal is the land of moms,” she had mentioned.
Uttar Pradesh (UP) chief minister Yogi Adityanath just lately held a rally in West Bengal’s Malda district the place he criticised Mamata Banerjee for the deteriorating regulation and order within the state and in addition raised the difficulty of ‘Love Jihad’
His feedback had been branded hypocritical and rebuked by TMC leaders, who suggested him to try his personal state’s observe document in ladies’s security.
“But ANOTHER Hathras! The depend of dreadful incidents being reported from the @BJP4India-ruled UP is never-ending! The folks of UP are struggling because the state of regulation and order is in shackles, but @myogiadityanathis in Bengal?? #BJPHataoBetiBachao,” TMC MP Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar tweeted.
Banerjee’s rally was scheduled on the identical day the Prime Minister addressed a gathering in Kolkata, campaigning for the BJP forward of the West Bengal Meeting elections. The rally noticed famed actor Mithun Chakraborty be a part of the BJP.
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